Hampton Inn Glenwood Springs
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We had a lie in this morning leaving Steamboat Springs about 9:45. We weren't sure how far the days drive would take us, but the crisp cool mountain air signaled the times are a changin. The trees are just beginning to change. You can see the light yellow at the top screaming "snow is coming soon." We were heading towards Eagle on the back roads. …
Whitewater Rafting adventure was great! I must admit that the wet suits, while we looked a little dorky, we were not feeling the cold (45 degree water) as much as the others in our boat and other boats. Good investment!
The guides put the fear of death at the forefront of your brain before setting off on this jaunt. A few scare techniques used by guides:
The likelihood of you falling out of boat ...
... event is the "calling of the beds". Apparently there is a new law that prohibits the "calling" of beds on EST. it is now only legal to call on same time zone that we are currently in. (Refer to earlier post about confusion with clocks throughout the RV).
... delight. With a saucer sled one never knows where the landing will be and often it spins around so you go down the hill sideways or backwards.
Karin signed up for guided snowmobile adventure with Nova Guides. Hope and I opted out so we could get in another day of skiing. The family left at about 11 for their tour and Hope and I hung out, ate lunch and then shuttled over to the lift. The temperature at the base was 41 degrees so ...
... ski down....without one fall but the tears were falling. So that may be Joy's only ski adventure of her lifetime.
Beaver Creek passes out warm cookies at 3:00 each day at the bottom of the slopes. The bakers are dressed in costumes with white hats. They seem to have an endless supply of free cookies. The weather was perfect for sitting outside. Cool but not freezing.
For the final run of the day , John, Hope and I took the ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking